Education Letters

Education Quotes

Shelley Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.
Brian Patten Death is the only grammatically correct full stop?
John Locke Curiosity in children, is but an appetite for knowledge. One great reason why children abandon themselves wholly to silly pursuits and trifle away their time insipidly is, because they find their curiosity balked, and their inquiries neglected.
Groucho Marx I find television very educational. The minute somebody turns it on, I go to the library and read a good book.
Unknown Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.
Laurence J. Peter Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.
GI Joe Knowing is half the battle.
Tom Robbins If little else, the brain is an educational toy.
Clarence Thomas Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.
Mary Pettibone Poole To repeat what others have said, requires education; to challenge it, requires brains.
Will Durant Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Ashely Montagu The natural superiority of women is a biological fact, and a socially acknowledged reality.
B.F. Skinner Education is what survives when what has been learned has been forgotten
Sir Francis Bacon Knowledge is power
Wilson Mizner I respect faith, but doubt is what gives you and education.
Benjamin Disraeli To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge.
Frank Herbert The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand.
Unknown Education is what you get from reading the fine print. Experience is what you get from not reading it.
A. A. Milne One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Theodore Roosevelt A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
Russell Green The advantage of a classical education is that it enables you to despise the wealth that it prevents you from achieving.
Frank Zappa If you want to get laid, go to college. If you want an education, go to a library.
Irwin Edman Education is the process of casting false pearls before real swine.
Kahlil Gibran I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
Abigail Adams Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.